COVID – 19 UPDATE: Due to precautions against the spread of the Covid-19 virus, Park Visitor Services have been suspended until further notice. (see More Info below)

Looking ahead with optimism, we are currently taking bookings for cave tours starting May 16, 2020 and beyond.

More Info on Coronavirus Covid-19 Closure

Cave Park facilities are closed and cave tours suspended

Due to precautions against the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and to ensure the health and safety of parks visitors, volunteers and all employees, all park facilities have been closed and all cave tours have been suspended until further notice.

The public is also advised that the cave areas open to self-guiding are now closed.

Maintenance and monitoring of the park will continue.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park

Vancouver Island’s Hidden Jewel

Adventure is in the air at Horne Lake on central Vancouver Island where a stunning landscape sets the stage for a feast of outdoor experiences that feeds any appetite from mild to wild. We encourage taking advantage of our year-round guided cave tours where animalistic instincts direct your movements as you meander through a natural underground wonderland. Step out of your comfort zone and discover a new inner strength. Challenge your abilities and see the world through a caver’s eye. When you explore the fascinating realm beyond the surface, you also explore the deepest reaches of yourself.


Canadian Kids Top 25 Activities

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Ranked #1

In Parksville / Qualicum Beach






Explore the beauty and mysteries of Vancouver Island’s Underworld in a fascinating subterranean adventure. A wide variety of tour options offer many levels of experience for families and adventurous park visitors.



Building on 28 years success in the outdoor adventure industry, Horne Lake Cave Tours present a unique and powerful venue for strengthening bonds and seeing co-workers in a whole new light.

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Day-Trips or Overnight, students are immersed in active learning – exploring caves, team-building activities and pushing boundaries with rock rappelling!

Hands-on experiential learning at its best.